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Re: [opensuse] Where's libXm.so.3? SOLVED I THINK...
  • From: Simon Roberts <thorpflyer@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2007 22:56:16 -0800 (PST)
  • Message-id: <690081.7353.qm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

--- Markus Koßmann <mkossmann_ml1@xxxxxx> wrote:

> Am Donnerstag, 15. Februar 2007 schrieb Simon Roberts:
> > > * Simon Roberts <thorpflyer@xxxxxxxxx> [02-14-07 16:25]:
> > > > How do I know where to get libXm.so.3 (I'm assuming that it's
> not
> > >
> > > in
> > >
> > > > the openmotif package after all?)
> > >
> > > pin reports libXm.so.3 exists in openmotif-devel and
> openmotif-libs
> > >
> > > I would use the x86_64 packages, not the i586 or -32bit packages.
> > > And
> > > they all exist on your installation dvd.
> >
> > Hmm, well, I still have trouble I'm afraid.
> >
> > I have openmotif-libs (according to yast, at any rate) but there's
> no
> > libXm.so.3 (did a find from root, as root).
> >
> > There is no openmotif-devel on my distribution CD (OpenSuSE 10.2)
> >
> > I used rpmseek to find a version of openmotif-devel, and when I try
> to
> > install it, it says:
> >
> > Unresolved dependencies:
> > Installing openmotif-devel-2.2.4-21.x86_64[Local packages]
> > There are no installable providers of libXm.so.3()(64bit) for
> > openmotif-devel-2.2.4-21.x86_64[Local packages]
> OpenSuSE 10.2 comes with openmotif-libs-2.3.0beta2 which provides
> libXm.so.4 .
> So i would try to make a link for libXm.so.3 pointing to libXm.so.4
> and
> then install the citrix client with --nodeps.
> However it might be that openmotif-2.3 is not 100% backward
> compatible to
> openmotif-2.2 and that might cause failures of the citrix client.
> In that case can try to get the. src.rpm of openmotif-2.3 ( for
> example from
> an older SUSE -version) and build it with rpm --rebuild on your
> system.

Well, I reinstalled the 32 bit libraries which also provide libXm.so.4,
did the linking trick to fake it as .3 and the client now starts up.
Hopefully it'll run smoothly too, time will tell.

Many thanks all for several useful suggestions that led the way.

Cheers,
Simon

"You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions." — Naguib Mahfouz



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